Career Paths

Our university recruiting effort spans campuses across Canada, with opportunities in local offices across Mercer’s lines of business. We offer both year round internships and entry-level full-time analyst opportunities for actuarial and non-actuarial roles.

Actuarial analyst and consulting analyst opportunities in Health, Wealth and Career are oriented toward students graduating in the current academic year from an undergraduate or master’s program who have less than 18 months of relevant business experience.

Actuarial Analyst

As an actuarial analyst you will:

  • Work closely with senior consultants to design, finance, price and administer clients’ health and welfare programs.
  • Develop employee contribution strategies to meet employer cost objectives and help develop customized pricing and valuation models.
  • Price medical and prescription drug plan designs using proprietary Mercer tools.
  • Analyze vendor renewals and plan experience and estimate future plan costs.
  • Develop basic underwriting and actuarial skills.
  • Build an awareness of health care or retirement plan design, cost factors and the renewal process, as well as industry products, services and tools, including Mercer Health or Retirement products, budget setting, rate setting, and evaluation.
  • Consulting Analyst

    As a consulting analyst you will:

  • Help collect, analyze and interpret data for reporting to the client.
  • Help write and structure client communications, including proposals, reports, spreadsheets and presentations.
  • Gain a solid practical and analytical groundwork of the business and industry.
  • These positions are available in all of our Health, Wealth and Career businesses.